The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 21 17
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton - 9.09% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 25.00% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Median salary - £26,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 11 36 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 11.70% 36.36% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 9
Median salary £32,500 £32,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% +56.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,700 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Taunton

Linux
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Taunton.

Salary trend for Linux in Taunton